Washington Permanente Medical Group (WPMG) is a clinician-led, self-governed and independent multi-specialty group practice, providing care to the more than 700,000 Kaiser Permanente patients in Washington state. We work unencumbered by traditional health care obstacles and without silos; prioritizing people over profits, collaboration over ego, and driven by a singular goal: our patients’ health. At WPMG, we take care of the whole person, with a team to address the fundamental, social, and emotional needs that contribute to total health. We are clinicians motivated by the desire to make a purposeful difference in the communities we serve, and in how health care is delivered.
Kaiser Permanente-Washington Permanente Medical Group is seeking a Full Time 1.0 FTE Bariatric Surgery Physician to join our Bellevue Medical Center team in Bellevue, Washington.
Our comprehensive bariatric program includes two other experienced bariatric surgeons, a psychologist, dieticians, physician assistants, a program manager, a practice manager, bariatric nurses, and medical assistants.
Practice primarily includes laparoscopic/robotic primary and revisional bariatric surgery, foregut surgery, and endoscopy in a high-volume practice.
Practice is part of MBSAQIP accredited bariatric program based at Overlake Hospital
A world-class bariatric research program at Kaiser Permanente of Washington – with opportunities to collaborate on the design and conduct of research projects and co-author manuscripts.
Shared Call for Bariatric Surgery, with no General Surgery or Trauma call.
Bellevue Medical Center is a multispecialty medical center. Lab, Radiology and Pharmacy on site. Office hours are 8am – 5pm Monday through Friday with Urgent Care open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Benefits include: Full malpractice indemnification (including tail coverage), medical/dental/vision benefits, 401(k) & employer-paid retirement contributions, paid vacation, CME, long-term disability, long-term care benefits, and the ability to become a shareholder in our group practice.